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Tip: How to sew fabric tubes for door and window draft stoppers. Tubes are filled with sand or similar materials.
COUNTRYSIDE Nov 1980 (v.64#11) pg. 26

Foxy draft catcher of fake fur is 30" long, keeps drafts from coming in under doors.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1982 (v.195#5) pg. 194, 346

Kitten draft-stopper sits on window sill or at door. Sand-filled tail keeps out chill.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING May 1984 (v.198#5) pg. 157, 279

Duck-decoy draft stopper. Four ducks, a mallard, canvasback, wood duck and pintail are stuffed and sit on a sand-filled tube.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1986 (v.203#5) pg. 182, 242

Foxy Draft-Dodger, a crocheted tube-shaped fox designed to be placed at the foot of a door or on a windowsill to stop errant breezes.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING NEEDLECRAFT Fall 1979-Winter 1980 pg. 54, 144

How to sew a fabric draft stop for under doors or around windows. Tubes are lined with plastic and filled with sand.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Fall 1978 (v.23#3) pg. 159, 180

A calico cat followed by four colorful kittens are used to decorate a sand-stuffed draft stopper for use in front of your door.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1983 (v.28#4) pg. 79, 101

Draft stopper crocheted from one skein of yarn.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1983 (v.28#6) pg. 60

Windoworm, a fat "worm" to sew from fabric scraps. Stops drafts from a window sill or from under door.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1980 (v.3#5) pg. 8

Make a "panda", "pig" or "dog" draft dodger.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1984 (v.7#5) pg. 12, 30, 45

Tips on making and using draft excluders, a long sausage-shaped object made of fabric and stuffed with sawdust.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Sep 1977 (v.5#9) pg. 104

Tip: Sew a draft stopper to keep drafts from coming in under your doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1982 (v.157#1) pg. 64

Alexander alligator is 40" long and is designed to lay at the base of a door or window to prevent drafts.
WORKBASKET Feb 1981 (v.46#4) pg. 24

Caterpillar draft-dodger to guard doorway or windowsills from drafts.
WORKBASKET Jan 1982 (v.47#3) pg. 22

Candy cane draft stopper.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1987 (v.52#8) pg. 50

Basketweave draft dodgers to crochet and knit.
WORKBASKET Aug-Sep 1995 (v.60#6) pg. 42

Honey bear on a log draft dodger. The crocheted bear can also be made for use as a toy.
WORKBASKET Aug-Sep 1995 (v.60#6) pg. 46